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Add 7/25 and 5/9

7/25 + 5/9 is 188/225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 9 is 225
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 9 = 225,
    7/25 = 7 × 9/25 × 9 = 63/225
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 25 = 225,
    5/9 = 5 × 25/9 × 25 = 125/225
  4. Add the two fractions:
    63/225 + 125/225 = 63 + 125/225 = 188/225

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